3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Abbs Cross Lane, Hornchurch, London, RM12

£580,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 1930's SEMI-DETACHED HOUSE
  • OPEN PLAN KITCHEN/DINING/FAMILY ROOM
  • SEPARATE SITTING ROOM
  • THREE BEDROOMS
  • LUXURY BATHROOM/WC
  • OWN SECURE DRIVEWAY
  • LARGER THAN AVERAGE DETACHED GARAGE
  • 32FT HEATED SWIMMING POOL
  • BEAUTIFULLY PRESENTED
  • UTILITY AREA

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Positioned on a corner plot with views to Harrow Lodge park is this well presented 1930's semi-detached house. Noteworthy features including an open plan fitted kitchen/dining/family area, separate sitting room and a good size Easterly facing rear garden with heated swimming pool.

The property is within a 10 minute walk to Hornchurch town centre which offers a wide variety of shops, including high street names such as Holland & Barrett, Argos and Boots Opticians. Supermarkets Lidl and Sainsbury's are also in the town together with many restaurants and cafes.

Local schools include Benhurst Primary School, the Ofsted 'Outstanding' Towers Infant School, Langtons Infant and Junior Schools and Abbs Cross Academy and Arts College. For the commuter, District Line Underground stations are at Hornchurch, Upminster Bridge and Elm Park. The A127 London Arterial road is accessed via a slip road at the end of Wingletye Lane, which connects to J29 of the M25.

The property is on a good size plot having an overall depth of 125ft with a road frontage of 35ft, extending to 60ft at the rear. There is scope to further extend the property to the side (subject to obtaining the necessary planning consent).

PROPERTY DETAILS:

FEATURING THE ORIGINAL ENTRANCE DOOR WITH OPAQUE STAINED GLASS LEADED LIGHT WINDOWS WITH MATCHING SIDELIGHTS LEADING TO:

ENTRANCE HALL:
Offering staircase to first floor landing with meter cupboard under, additional cupboard housing the Potterton Kingfisher gas fired boiler which serves to domestic hot water and central heating system. Smoke alarm, radiator behind ornate cover, feature original diamond shaped stained glass leaded light window to side aspect.

SITTING ROOM: 15'11 X 12'6 (measured into bay)
This room features a Louis style fireplace fitted with a log effect gas fire and slate hearth, panelled walls, ornate coving to the ceiling with ceiling rose, 2 wall light points, laminate wood effect flooring, radiator, TV aerial point and double glazed leaded light bay window to front with views to Harrow Lodge Park.

OPEN PLAN FAMILY ROOM/DINING/KITCHEN: 13'10 X 27'4 (maximum measurements, plus kitchen 5'10 X 24'6 including utility area)

THE KITCHEN has been professionally designed to incorporate a whole host of cupboards and drawers in an attractive painted finish complimented by worktops, whilst integral appliances include electric touch screen four plate hob, extractor hood and Hotpoint electric split-level fan oven. Under cabinet lighting, LED lighting above cabinets, stainless steel sink unit fitted with a mixer tap with pull out spray and swivel spout, space and plumbing for automatic dishwasher, ceramic tiled walls, 2 double power sockets with USB ports, slate effect flooring, coved cornice to ceiling, spotlighting, pendent lighting and leaded light double glazed window overlooking rear garden.

THE UTILITY AREA offers additional matching wall and base units, work surface areas, space for tumble dryer, upright fridge, freezer and automatic washing machine, ceramic tiled walls, slate effect flooring, radiator behind ornate cover, coved cornice to ceiling and spotlighting.

THE DINING AREA leads into the family room featuring oak effect laminate flooring, radiator, leaded light double glazed window to rear aspect, solid oak door to rear garden, TV aerial point, wall light points, additional radiator and double glazed leaded light bay window to side aspect.

FIRST FLOOR LANDING:
Opaque double glazed leaded light window to side aspect, airing cupboard housing the hot water cylinder, additional storage cupboard above, radiator behind ornate cover, picture rail, spotlighting to the ceiling, access to loft space via pull-down ladder. We understand the loft is insulated, part-boarded and has a light.

BEDROOM ONE: 10'10 X 15'11 (measured into bay)
Double fitted wardrobes with overhead storage cupboards, matching dressing table unit fitted into bay area, matching bedside tables, coved cornice to ceiling with ceiling rose, TV aerial point, phone point, power sockets, radiator behind ornate cover and double glazed leaded light bay window to front aspect.

BEDROOM TWO: 14'6 X 14'2 (measured into bay)
Picture rail, radiator, TV aerial point, phone point, double glazed leaded light bay window to side aspect, additional double glazed leaded light window to rear aspect.

BEDROOM THREE: 8'10 X 6'6
Picture rail, radiator, phone point and double glazed leaded light windows to front and side aspects.

FAMILY BATHROOM/WC: 7' X 10'
White suite comprising double ended free-standing panelled bath fitted with a mixer tap and shower attachment, free-standing wall mounted wash basin fitted with a mixer tap, close coupled W/C and double size shower enclosure fitted with a rainfall shower head and separate hand-held shower. Half-tiled natural stone tiling to walls, spotlighting to the ceiling, wood panelling to the walls, two wall light points, shaver point, towel rail/radiator, natural stone tiled flooring and opaque double glazed leaded light window to rear aspect.

OUTSIDE THE PROPERTY
As previously mentioned the property is situated on a corner plot being surrounded by the garden which is a particular feature of the property and would be great for family gatherings.

Being easterly facing there are areas of lawn, a couple of patio areas offering the perfect space for al-fresco dining in the warm summer months and a wonderful in-ground heated swimming pool measuring 32 'X 16' with mature hedge and shrub screening. The pool is easy to maintain, in fact, the owners do this themselves.

The garden features a wide variety of shrubs, evergreens and herbaceous borders providing an array of colour throughout the seasons. There is a large summerhouse with power and light and adjacent pool room/boiler room. Outside lighting to rockery, house and garage, a double external power socket and garden tap.

To the rear of the garden is the larger than average detached garage measuring approx. 19'3 X 11'1 with pitch and tiled roof, fitted with power and light, window and door to side aspect. The garage is approached via a gated block-paved driveway from The Avenue, which also offers additional secure off-road parking space for approx. two vehicles. The front and side garden is laid to lawn with herbaceous borders and pathway to front gate.

EPC Rating: E
Current Council Tax Band: E


Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 July 2019

Nearest stations

  • Hornchurch (0.4 mi)
  • Emerson Park (0.6 mi)
  • Upminster Bridge (0.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Gates Parish & Co, UPMINSTER

32 Station Road, Upminster, RM14 2TX

01708 250033 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Gates Parish & Co, UPMINSTER

32 Station Road, Upminster, RM14 2TX

01708 250033 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Hornchurch (0.4 mi)
  • Emerson Park (0.6 mi)
  • Upminster Bridge (0.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Gates Parish & Co, UPMINSTER

32 Station Road, Upminster, RM14 2TX

01708 250033 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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